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Set of Eight Watson World War I-related Sterling Silver Beakers

Auction:
2602M
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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Auction:
Discovery - 2602M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 13, 2012 2:00PM

Description:

Set of Eight Watson World War I-related Sterling Silver Beakers, each engraved with a European place name and date appearing to relate to the movements of the 26th "Yankee" Infantry Division of the United States Army: "Saint Nazaire Sept. 21, 1917," "Neufchateau Oct. 5, 1917," "Chemin des Dames, Feb. 5, 1918," "Rambucourt April 1, 1918," "Neuville Sept. 2, 1918," "Hattonchatel Sept. 14, 1918," "Verdun Oct. 9, 1918," and "Brest (Home) March 26, 1919," ht. 4 3/4, dia. at lip 2 7/8 in., approx. 40.7 troy oz.
Estimate $600-800

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Infantry Division, United States Army, Beaker

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